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Carol R. Hayes

January 2, 1937 April 13, 2018
Carol R. Hayes
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Carol R. Hayes
Age 81, of Massillon, passed away Friday April 13, 2018, after a long-fought battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born Jan. 2, 1937 in Ravenna, OH, a daughter of the late Fred C. and Ethel (Neitz) Textor, and had been a Canton resident since 1960. Carol was a 1955 graduate of Ravenna Township High School and a 1958 graduate of the Mercy School of Nursing. She was a Registered Nurse and retired in 1999 from Rose Lane Nursing Home where she was a Nursing Supervisor, and also had worked at Mercy Medical Center and Aultman Hospital. Carol was a member of St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, was a 45 year volunteer for 4-H, and also volunteered at the McKinley Presidential Library and Museum. She enjoyed gardening and was an accomplished seamstress, and she and her husband loved to travel and visited all fifty states, went on cruises, and traveled through the Panama Canal. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Fred J. and Charles Textor. Carol is survived by her husband, Frank H. Hayes, with whom she celebrated their 58th Wedding Anniversary on Jan. 9th; two daughters, three sons, and nine grandchildren, Sharon (Jim Bechter) Hayes, Ann (Kevin) Yelinek, and their daughter, Taylor, Mark (Mindy) Hayes, and their daughters, Madison and Mya, Gregg (Terri) Hayes, and their sons, Ryan, Sean, and Kyle, Doug (Denise) Hayes, and their children, Connor, Ethan, Alaina, and Elise; also two brothers, Paul (Rose) Textor, and Tom (Mary) Textor, and two sisters-in-law, Carol Textor and Alice Textor, and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wed. at 11 a.m. in St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church with Fr. G. David Weikart as Celebrant. Entombment will be in Calvary Mausoleum. Friends may call Wed. 10-11 a.m. at the church before the Mass. The family wishes to thank the staff of Arden Courts of Bath and Crossroads Hospice for the love and care they gave to Carol for five and a half years. Contributions in Carol’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Condolences may be sent to: www.lamiell
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